Teen swept away by high water found alive

May 25, 2016 JONESBORO (AP) — Police in Jonesboro say emergency crews are searching for a teenager reportedly swept away by high water. Police said witnesses …

1 dead in W-Memphis shooting

May 25, 2016 WEST MEMPHIS (AP) — Police in West Memphis say one man is dead and another is in custody following a shooting at a gas …

News of Other Days

May 25, 2016 36 YEARS AGO For $2 and about 90 minutes of his time, Sam Barkley wound up with a white diamond worth between …

Salem to hold homecoming festival

May 25, 2016 SALEM — The 67th  Annual Fulton County Homecoming Festival will be held on the Fulton County Court House Square in Salem Friday and Saturday.

Writers’ retreat set

May 25, 2016 PIGGOTT — The Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center in Piggott will hold its Summer 2016 Writers’ Retreat June 6-10 in the Educational Center and …

Work day at cemetery slated

May 25, 2016 SANDTOWN — A work day will be held at Lee’s Chapel Cemetery, located on Sandtown Road in Sandtown, at 8 a.m. Saturday. Those …

Bird feeder event scheduled

May 25, 2016 JONESBORO — The Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center will have a Hummingbird Feeder Workshop from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Saturday. Participants …